Hans Erni Museum
c/o Verkehrshaus der Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)41 370 44 44
Fax +41 (0)41 370 61 68
The Swiss Museum of Transport is Switzerland's most-visited museum and showcases the fascinating history of transport, its achievements and its vehicles. Art lovers will take great delight in the Rosengart Collection and the Lucerne Museum of Art. The Glacier Garden has fascinating kettle basins – giant rock formations that date from the last Ice Age. The Bourbaki Panorama, for its part, is one of the world's last-remaining paintings in the round, and the Richard Wagner Museum occupies the building where the composer himself once lived.
The platform of Swiss museums
The Hans Erni Museum - distinct due to its transparent hexagonal form (architect: Jean-Marie Ellenberger) - not only makes the oeuvre of this doyen of Swiss art permanently accessible to the general public, it also creates a forum for encounter. More …
Technological wonders from the history of transportation, art treasures by Picasso and Klee, a large-scale circular painting, archaeological finds from the Stone Age, regional folklore and a wealth of amazing and unusual exhibits: if you like museums, you will like Lucerne. Here, you will find a wide variety of exhibitions and collections More …